People read newspapers at a kiosk in central Athens on Monday. Photograph: Yannis Kolesidis/EPA 1:11

The Irish Travel Agents Association has said about 30,000 people travel to Greece from Ireland each year, and that the destination’s popularity hasn’t(...)

A man lays flowers on Marhaba beach where 38 people were killed on Friday.   Photograph: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

One of the main tour operators bringing Irish tourists to Tunisia opened on Sunday to deal with calls from those who have booked holidays to the count(...)

A file image of the Imperial Marhaba hotel in Tunisia which is one of the two hotels attacked by terrorists on Friday.

An Irish woman has described how she grabbed her two sons and ran for their lives when they heard gunfire near a hotel in Tunisia. She was spea(...)

Dare to Live offer women’s retreats to Lake Lodge, Liss Ard Estate in west Cork, where guests are encouraged to sit back, relax and spend four days in luxury surroundings just talking, contemplating and connecting.

There was a time when going on holidays meant eating too much and drinking to excess, and the only exercise was a twirl around the disco. Now many of (...)

Zamora, Spain

We are a family of four with two boys that like adventure. Could you recommend an area in Spain away from the usual tourist charade, rich in culture/m(...)

Summer is coming. Maybe not yet in Ireland, but certainly so on the continent. However, with austerity tightening family budgets all around the(...)

Longtail boats at Phra Nang Beach (Hat Phra Nang) with Happy Island in the background. Railay, Krabi, Thailand
365 days of summer
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  • September 21, 2013, 00:00

Have a GoldenerOctober in CyprusAlready fretting about the turning back of that damned hour? Avoid the onset of winter blues with a quick trip to the (...)

Not in front of the parents

There are some things parents are better off not knowing – or even imagining – and the antics of post-Leaving Certificate holidays definitely fall int(...)

Enjoying the beach in Taormina, Sicily. Photograph: Getty Images

We are a family of four with two children, 12 and 8, looking for suggestions on where to base ourselves in Florida for a(...)